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Residential housing prices in China have been rising rapidly, sending thousands of Chinese fleeing fast-rising property prices by heading underground.
Concern about China's debt load is mounting, but there are signs that higher interest rates may finally be helping the country get to grips.
Thousands of anti-government protesters marched through the Thai capital, a prelude to broader action next week when they want to shut down Bangkok.
The future direction of China is the "major" source of uncertainty facing the global economy, according to billionaire investor George Soros.
As Manmohan Singh announced his departure as Prime Minister of India, he argued: “History will be kinder to me than the contemporary media.”
Bargain hunters eyeing battered Thai shares should hold their fire as the political turmoil might be different from previous episodes, analysts said.
Currency wars is threatening to make a comeback at the start of 2014, judging by a rise in official rhetoric from Japan’s neighbors about a weak yen.
The Pentagon waived laws banning Chinese-built components on US weapons to keep the F-35 fighter program on track in 2012 and 2013, a report said.
Several striking Cambodian garment workers were wounded Friday when police opened fire during a confrontation with the protesters, witnesses said.
Indonesia reported a surprisingly large trade surplus for November which could give the central bank room to keep its benchmark rate unchanged.
Wal-Mart Stores has recalled donkey meat sold at some outlets in China after tests showed the product contained the DNA of other animals.
There's not much in the way of New Year cheer for China stocks as the market braces for the resumption of new listings.
An Australian icebreaker rescued from a Russian ship trapped in Antarctic ice since Christmas Eve began the long journey home on Friday.
Factory activity in China expanded at its slowest pace in three months in December, the final reading of HSBC's PMI showed.
In the midst of a territorial dispute between Asia's two great powers, a Chinese man crash-landed near contested islands held by Japan.
Global think tank Carnegie Endowment for International Peace outlines the ten trends to shape the landscape for investors in Asia this year.
The New Zealand dollar has enjoyed a strong 2013, and its fortunes this year are expected to be even brighter, analysts say.
Singapore's economy expanded 4.4 percent on year in the final quarter of 2013, below market expectations, data on Thursday showed.
India has canceled a €560 million contract to buy helicopters from AgustaWestland, underlining the unpredictability of its defense market. FT reports.
Thai Prime Minister returned to Bangkok, for the New Year in a display of unity alongside military chiefs before a looming showdown with protesters.
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Despite the slowdown in China, a projection of 7 percent growth still offers massive opportunities for countries keen to do trade with China, says Nicola Sturgeon, First Minister of Scotland.
Matthew Phan, analyst, Asia-Pacific Banks at Creditsights, explains why the boost in net interest margin securities (NIMS) among Singapore banks will be sustainable.
Annalisa Jeffries, associate editorial director, Asia Metals at Platts, says sentiment for iron ore prices remains bearish, with analysts expecting a fall to $40 a tonne this year.